H.R. 9 - Small Business Tax Cut Act

Bill Text

    Text of H.R. 9 PDF XML

    Small Business Tax Cut Act

    Text of H. Rept. 112-425 PDF XML

    Report from the Committee on Ways and Means

Rule Information


REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, April 17, 2012.

Agreed to by record vote of 234-178, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 234-179 and agreeing by voice vote to an amendment to the resolution, on Thursday, April 19, 2012.  

MANAGERS: Sessions/Hastings (FL)

1. Structured rule.

2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read and shall be considered as original text for the purpose of further amendment.

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.

6. Makes in order an amendment int he nature of a substitute printed in the Rules Committee report. The amendment made in order may be offered only by Representative Levin of Michigan or his designee, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, and shall not be subject to amendment.

7. Waives all points of order against the amendment printed in the report.

8. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.


Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
3Version 1DeFazio (OR)DemocratWould restrict the tax credit to companies that run their employees through the federal E-Verify database.Submitted
2Version 1Levin, Sander (MI)DemocratSUBSTITUTE Would replace the deduction in the underlying bill with a deduction for small businesses for the amounts they spend on capital investments in 2012.Made In Order
1Version 1McDermott (WA)DemocratSUBSTITUTE Would extend for one year 100 percent expensing for capital expenditures, and offset the cost by repealing the section 199 manufacturing deduction for major integrated oil companies.Submitted